Kristen Stewart First Choice To Play Snow White In New Film, Say H'wood Insiders! Selena's the Backup! EXCLUSIVE!

Mon, January 31, 2011 12:37pm EDT by 65 Comments

We spoke to Hollywood insiders about ‘Snow White and The Huntsman,’ and if K-Stew wants it, the role is hers!

It seems Kristen Stewart is destined to play the title role in Snow White And The Huntsman! spoke to insiders connected to the movie to find out what they think of Kristen, 20, playing the lead.

“It is Kristen’s part if she wants it, and can work it out in her schedule,” says a source. And what about Selena Gomez, 18, and the other girls rumored to be trying out?

“Everyone else is considered a back-up plan. It’s Kristen’s role to lose,” confirms another insider.

According to IMDB, the film is set to be released on December 21, 2012. Filming is scheduled to begin this summer, which could interfere with K-11, a movie Kristen is rumored to be starring in as well. As of now, K-11 begins filming on June 6.

Snow White and The Huntsman is expected to be a grown-up, serious movie version of the classic fairy tale, in the same way Red Riding Hood with Amanda Seyfried is being portrayed. Charlize Theron is slated to play Ravenna, the evil queen and Viggo Mortensen is rumoured to play Eric, The Huntsman. With Academy Award winner Charlize and Academy Award nominated Viggo on the screen, Kristen would have some very esteemed costars!

Many of you expressed your interest in Kristen Stewart being cast as Snow White in the new Universal Pictures film Snow White and The Huntsman. In fact, 61% of you voted for Kristen to have the lead over Selena Gomez once you read our script recap. And you might be getting your wish!

Snow White has three kissing scenes with Prince Charmant, according to the script. They have not cast the Prince yet, so note to Robert Pattinson — the spot is available!!

Are you guys excited? Sound off below!

Lorena O’Neil with reporting by Russ Weakland

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